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20100914
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. this is governor sarah palin. vote for christine o'donnell for u.s. senate this tuesday. >> reporter: o'donnell is up against one of delaware's most popular political figures, congressman mike castle. republican leaders think he is their only chance of winning joe biden's old senate seat. >> if she were, by some miracle to be our nominee, we would lose this seat and lose it by unprecedented numbers. >> reporter: castle has won 11 strait-wide elections in heavily-democratic delaware. in part because he is a proportion rights, pro-gun control moderate, who works with democrats. that's exactly why tea party activists don't like him. >> the republican party has lost its way. they get behind candidates like my opponent, who don't even support the republican platform. who continue to support the democrats' agenda, lock, step and barrel. >> high-stakes. we're here at the smart screen to look at the state of the overall race. let's begin with the senate right now. the magic number for republicans in the senate. they now hold 41 senate seats. they need ten to take control. this is the universe o
's collapse and the ensuing crisis led to a new push to make banks safer. in the u.s. a sweeping financial reform bill signed into law in july imposed stricter capital requirements on banks, yet largely left u.s. regulators to determine those levels. now new international standards may be on the way. this weekend in basil, switzerland, central bankers from 27 countries including ben bernanke agreed to new rules that included substantially raising amount of capital that banks must hold in reserve. banks in the u.s. currently must hold about 2% of their assets in capital or equity to absorb losses in the event of runs or financial panics. under the so-called basil-3 agreement the new international standard would be 7% of assets. but banks would have until 2019 to implement it. the head of the european central bank said the move would help protect against another meltdown. >> what we have decided is commensurate to permit when we have all the standards in place to make the banking sector at a global level much more resilient. and i would say we think we are commensurate to the shocks that we
and then the next thing using 9/11. i come to a weekend where i don't care anymore about what anybody says, what the press says or anything else, it's time to move on. they're in our rear view mirror and it's really becoming, i mean, almost sad. it really is. i want to start with the koran burning. i'm on a vacation, driggs idaho, going out to fish with my five-year-old son and a friend of mine and i hear a call from the house, honey, the pakistani ambassador wants you to denounce the koran burnings. i'm like, what? hello? well, my response was tell him i already did two days ago. and i'm going fishing now. it was bizarre. that's one of the only things i commented on on the blaze.com, was the koran burning. i mean, what an idiot. what an idiot. there are things you can do in america, but things you shouldn't do in america. well, as it turns out, the idiot down in florida didn't do it. so why? well, because i think in the end people are good and people just need an excuse to be good. they just need to be shown how to do good and go i have an excuse to do good. i don't know if that guy is any good
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